By Rick BouchWith an ugly 103-74 loss to the San Antonio Spurs on Monday night, the Cleveland Cavaliers dropped out of first place in the Eastern Conference playoff standings for the first time since November. Boston is now a half-game ahead of...
By Mike SullivanI’m fascinated by a certain national discussion that’s taking place right now. It’s been huge on TV, Internet and just public discourse in general.
And no, I’m not talking about LaVar Ball. That’s a completely different…and...
By Joe DrakeWe live in an era of dwindling attention spans, instant gratification and Tinder, which is perhaps the perfect marriage of the first two. People complain that the baseball season lasts too long, that 2-minute commercial breaks ruin...
By The Rex FactorPhoenix has very little to play for this season. The Suns sit at 22-51 heading into a game at Charlotte Sunday afternoon. They will conclude a seven-game trip in Atlanta Tuesday, playing entirely Eastern Conference teams in 10...
Russell Westbrook recorded the highest scoring triple-double in NBA history Wednesday night, totaling 57 points, 13 rebounds and 11 assists to lead the Oklahoma City Thunder to a come-from-behind, 114-106 overtime victory over the Orlando Magic.
The Cleveland Cavaliers are struggling for a number of reasons.
The Chicago Bulls recalled guard Cameron Payne from the Windy City Bulls of the NBA Development League on Wednesday.
Hassan Whiteside scored on a tip-in just before the buzzer, giving the Miami Heat a 97-96 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Tuesday night.
Golden State Warriors star forward Kevin Durant has made "very good progress" in his recovery from a Grade 2 MCL sprain and tibial bone bruise in his left knee, the team announced Wednesday.
The Indiana Pacers waived veteran guard Rodney Stuckey on Wednesday, clearing the way for Lance Stephenson to return to the team.
The Boston Celtics take the TD Garden floor for their game against the Milwaukee Bucks on Wednesday night as the first-place team in the Eastern Conference for the first time in six years.
Atlanta Hawks All-Star forward Paul Millsap will miss at least three more games due to tightness in his left knee, the team announced Tuesday night.
Fans of an indoor football team in Utah voted against adding former NFL Pro Bowl defensive end Greg Hardy to the roster.
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It's a wrap. That was the word Tuesday here at the NFL owners meeting, which raised the bar for rapid-fire achievement that commissioner Roger Goodell can only hope can be emulated in the pace of the game he plans to rev up.
Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones says he plans to make a decision about the future of quarterback Tony Romo "before training camp."
In breakneck speed during two days of league meetings Monday and Tuesday, important business was conducted. That can't be disputed.
Free agent safety T.J. McDonald has been suspended for the first eight games of the 2017 season for violating the NFL's policy for substances of abuse, the league announced on Wednesday.
All 32 teams were represented at the University of Miami Pro Day workout on Wednesday with New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick and Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert among the heavy hitters to see quarterback Brad Kaaya, projected first-round tight end David Njoku and the 13 "other" Hurricanes.
Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said Wednesday that retired running back Marshawn Lynch is considering a return to the NFL.
Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant took issue with Adam Silver's bid to get team owners involved in response to marquee players sitting out games during the regular season.
Cardinals will be big disappointment of senior circuit
Boston Red Sox left-hander Drew Pomeranz was placed on the 10-day disabled list with a left forearm flexor strain, the team announced Thursday.
Rotation questions for the Seattle Mariners could be amplified after left-hander Drew Smyly was scratched from his scheduled Friday start with an unspecified arm injury.
The Nationals have won the National League East in three of the last five seasons, with a title in the even numbered years of 2012, 2014 and 2016.
General manager Sandy Alderson expressed his faith in the New York Mets' core talent and its ability to produce a franchise-record third straight playoff berth by making no major additions or subtractions to the team that fell to the San Francisco Giants in the National League wild-card game.
There is a huge collective hole in the heart of Miami Marlins coaches, players and fans, and there is a similarly sized chasm in their rotation.
Mets could fight for wild card, but there’s little hope for the other three
New York Mets closer Jeurys Familia has been suspended 15 games for an offseason domestic violence incident, Major League Baseball announced Wednesday.
New York Mets left-hander Steven Matz will not be ready for the start of the regular season, manager Terry Collins confirmed Wednesday.
The Los Angeles Kings and Vancouver Canucks will face off in the first NHL preseason games played in China, it was announced late Wednesday.
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The Chicago Blackhawks dominated the Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday, taking a four-goal lead in the first period en route to a 5-1 win at PPG Paints Arena.
The Buffalo Sabres signed forward C.J. Smith to a two-year, entry-level contract on Thursday.
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Minnesota Wild forward Zach Parise left Tuesday night's game against the Washington Capitals after taking a stick to the face.
The Edmonton Oilers clinched their first playoff spot in 11 years and dealt the Los Angeles Kings' postseason hopes a near-fatal blow with a 2-1 victory at Rogers Place on Tuesday.
Tampa Bay Lightning captain Steven Stamkos said he is close to returning to the lineup on the heels of participating in every drill during Wednesday's practice.
Minnesota Wild forward Zach Parise likely will be sidelined for at least three games, coach Bruce Boudreau told reporters on Wednesday.
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Kawhi Leonard scored 25 points before leaving to a standing ovation with 10:32 to play as the San Antonio Spurs clobbered the Cleveland Cavaliers 103-74 on Monday.
Indiana Pacers guard Rodney Stuckey has a left patellar tendon strain and is expected to miss four to six weeks.
Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker will miss Tuesday's game against the Atlanta Hawks due to an ankle injury.
Indiana Pacers guard Rodney Stuckey has a left patellar tendon strain and is expected to miss four to six weeks, the Pacers announced Tuesday.
Detroit Pistons guard Reggie Jackson could be shut down for the season due to his left knee injury, coach Stan Van Gundy told reporters.
Suspended New York Knicks center Joakim Noah admitted to using an over-the-counter supplement on Tuesday and said the decision "backfired."
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Cavs forward Kyle Korver out again with foot injury
Blazers beat Lakers 97-81, tie Denver for final spot in West
Rockets owner Alexander donates $4 million to 20 charities